Job Posting: Shelter Veterinarian

The Animal Rescue League of Boston is currently seeking a highly motivated, experienced Shelter Veterinarian. Join us as we partner with the city of Boston to provide veterinary services for the animals at the Boston city shelter. This position will rotate through the Animal Rescue League’s Boston shelter as well as the city’s municipal shelter. This job is an exciting opportunity to benefit from the mentorship and team approach of the Animal Rescue League of Boston while making a real difference for the animals at the city shelter.

The successful candidate will have proven shelter medicine and surgical skills; a commitment to teamwork; a positive and engaged approach to problem-solving; highly skilled at compassionate communication with shelter staff and clients; and the desire to learn and grow their professional skills.

• Must have Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree or equivalent and a current Massachusetts Veterinary License in good standing
• Proven background in HQHVSN and shelter medicine, including population management and protocol development, is required
• A high level of professionalism and strong interpersonal skills are required.

This is a 32 hour per week schedule. Competitive salary and excellent benefits package, including health/dental insurance, paid time off, CE stipend, professional dues and association fees, and personal pet benefits!

Come join our team!

How to Apply

Please submit cover letter and resume to or:

Human Resources Department
Animal Rescue League of Boston
10 Chandler Street
Boston, MA 02116

HR fax (617) 423-6201